Eni Enrico Mattei Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies
Middle East, Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan; Israeli-Palestinian affairs.
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CFR Eni Enrico Mattei Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies
After years of inaction, Israelis and Palestinians recently agreed to return to the negotiating table. With all so-called "final status" issues -- such as borders, refugee rights, and the status of Jerusalem -- ont he table, many onlookers are guardedly optimistic. Robert Danin discusses with Kojo Nnamdi, hose of the "Kojo Nnamdi Show."
As Israeli and Palestinian officials head to Washington for their first face-to-face peace talks in more than three years, Secretary Kerry's peace efforts are met with skepticism. Robert Danin discusses with NPR's Michele Kelemen on "All Things Considered."
A preview of President Obama's Middle East speech with Rami Khouri of American University of Beirut, Robert Danin of the Council on Foreign Relations, and Michele Dunne of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
CFR's Robert M. Danin says the Arab League's move to suspend Syria opens the door for greater action by the international community.